The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 14 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 69 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.95% 3.32% 2.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.65% 3.46% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 7 8
Average daily rate
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£500 £575 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £405 £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £476 £470
% change year-on-year
+5.15% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £41.03 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+2.37% -25.40%
Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
715 492 418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 92.74% 96.09% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 277 217
Average daily rate £400 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £169 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 42 46
Average hourly rate £19.25 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.31% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Oxfordshire region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the Oxfordshire region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +10 26 £535 +42.66% 1
Banbury -3 4 £488 -
Thame - 2 - -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 30 (26.32%) Finance
2 28 (24.56%) SQL
3 25 (21.93%) Microsoft
4 21 (18.42%) WAN
4 21 (18.42%) Portfolio Management
5 20 (17.54%) Active Directory
6 19 (16.67%) LAN
6 19 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 16 (14.04%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (13.16%) Degree
9 14 (12.28%) TOGAF
10 13 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (11.40%) Migration
10 13 (11.40%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (11.40%) Java
10 13 (11.40%) SharePoint
11 12 (10.53%) C#
11 12 (10.53%) Oracle
11 12 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (10.53%) Firewall
12 11 (9.65%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (9.65%) .NET
12 11 (9.65%) CRM
12 11 (9.65%) Windows
12 11 (9.65%) Data Modelling
12 11 (9.65%) Hadoop
12 11 (9.65%) Big Data
13 10 (8.77%) Cisco
14 9 (7.89%) Hyper-V
15 8 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (14.04%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (11.40%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.02%) MS Exchange
4 6 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.51%) Node.js
5 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.51%) Apache
6 3 (2.63%) NetWeaver
7 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.75%) IIS
7 2 (1.75%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.88%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) Boomi
2 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.75%) SaaS
3 2 (1.75%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.88%) FinancialForce.com
4 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.88%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.42%) WAN
2 19 (16.67%) LAN
3 12 (10.53%) Firewall
4 7 (6.14%) VPN
5 5 (4.39%) Internet
6 4 (3.51%) Wireless
7 3 (2.63%) OSPF
7 3 (2.63%) BGP
8 2 (1.75%) Network Security
8 2 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.75%) EIGRP
8 2 (1.75%) MPLS
8 2 (1.75%) SSL
8 2 (1.75%) SAN
9 1 (0.88%) DMZ
9 1 (0.88%) VoIP
9 1 (0.88%) WLAN
9 1 (0.88%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.65%) Hadoop
1 11 (9.65%) Big Data
2 6 (5.26%) HPCC
3 4 (3.51%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.51%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.63%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Eclipse
1 2 (1.75%) Ant
General
1 30 (26.32%) Finance
2 7 (6.14%) Publishing
3 4 (3.51%) Marketing
4 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.63%) Electronics
4 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Front Office
5 1 (0.88%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.65%) .NET
2 5 (4.39%) CSS
2 5 (4.39%) HTML
3 4 (3.51%) .NET Framework
3 4 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (3.51%) Backbone.js
3 4 (3.51%) Ember.js
3 4 (3.51%) AngularJS
3 4 (3.51%) Spring
3 4 (3.51%) Middleware
4 3 (2.63%) Java EE
4 3 (2.63%) REST
4 3 (2.63%) Visualforce
5 2 (1.75%) RESTful
5 2 (1.75%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.75%) JSF
5 2 (1.75%) J2EE
5 2 (1.75%) Struts
5 2 (1.75%) Web Services
6 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.26%) Public Cloud
2 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.63%) DTV
4 2 (1.75%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.75%) PKI
5 1 (0.88%) User Experience
5 1 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.88%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.65%) Windows
2 4 (3.51%) Linux
3 2 (1.75%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.75%) Android
3 2 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.42%) Portfolio Management
2 14 (12.28%) TOGAF
3 13 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (11.40%) Migration
3 13 (11.40%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (9.65%) CRM
5 11 (9.65%) Data Modelling
6 8 (7.02%) Data Migration
6 8 (7.02%) Scrum
7 7 (6.14%) ETL
7 7 (6.14%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (5.26%) Inmon Methodology
8 6 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
8 6 (5.26%) TDD
8 6 (5.26%) Zachman Framework
8 6 (5.26%) OO
9 5 (4.39%) Data Management
9 5 (4.39%) Information Security
9 5 (4.39%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 28 (24.56%) SQL
2 13 (11.40%) Java
3 12 (10.53%) C#
4 5 (4.39%) C++
4 5 (4.39%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.51%) Apex Code
5 4 (3.51%) Scala
5 4 (3.51%) PHP
6 2 (1.75%) C
7 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.16%) Degree
3 7 (6.14%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.39%) CISSP
4 5 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.63%) CCNA
5 3 (2.63%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (17.54%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (21.93%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.53%) Oracle
3 11 (9.65%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (8.77%) Cisco
5 7 (6.14%) SAP
6 6 (5.26%) Dell
7 5 (4.39%) EMC
7 5 (4.39%) Siebel
8 4 (3.51%) Twitter
9 3 (2.63%) HP
9 3 (2.63%) Informatica
9 3 (2.63%) Ceridian
10 2 (1.75%) hybris
10 2 (1.75%) Websense
10 2 (1.75%) NetApp
10 2 (1.75%) Lotus
10 2 (1.75%) Sage
10 2 (1.75%) Juniper
11 1 (0.88%) Citrix
11 1 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
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